Vital Football

Latest Wolverhampton Wanderers News

Solbakken set to mix it up

Solbakken set to mix it up

Wolves will take a versatile approach to life back in the Championship according to Ståle Solbakken.

Recent seasons have seen the likes of Swansea play an almost continental passing style and Blackpool with an aggressive attacking system to earn promotion to the Premier League.

But Solbakken would prefer to concentrate on adapting his side to different conditions rather than one outright philosophy.

"I think it`s a good mix in the Championship, But you also need to be direct sometimes. There are some tough winter periods here also where you can lose some points if you pass it too much, so you have to find the balance.' Ståle Solbakken told the Express & Star.

He continued: "It`s not easy to pass a team to death in the cold of January or February maybe. You meet some teams with a different kind of football and you need to stand up to everything.

"We have to have that in mind as well. With 46 games, you need to build a good base so you can take some points on a bad day."

Vital Wolves Comment: Interesting comments, but surely a team that is aiming for promotion would want to stamp its authority on the opposition rather than worrying about what they might do to you?

Tell us what you think

As well as joining in on the forum and article comments below, you can also write an article to appear on our site!

This website is 100% by the fans and we are always looking for people to get involved. If this interests you please contact Vital Wolves.





Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

Writer:Akela
Date:Friday July 6 2012
Time: 12:00PM

Login to post a comment

Best of Vital Network

Recent Wolves Articles

FA End Betting Sponsorship

Late yesterday afternoon, the Football Association announced the result of its three month review of their relationship with gambling companies and that association now comes to an end.

Sky Confirm TV Selection Windows For 2017/18

With the release of the EFL fixture lists on Wednesday morning, Sky Sports have released their outline giving fans an idea of when television selections will be made this season.

2017/18 Final Weekend Details

With the release of the Premier League fixtures last week and last Wednesday seeing the EFL following suit, the full details for the final weekends across...

2017/18 Fixtures For Wolves

Earlier today Wolverhampton Wanderers discovered that we had a home soil start with Middlesbrough the visitors for 2017/18.

Archived Vital Wolves Articles

Vital Wolves articles from

Site Journalists

Write for Vital Wolves
Write For Vital Wolves
Apply Here

Current Poll (see more polls)

Preston MotM
Suggested By:
Burgoyne11%
Coady1%
Batth1%
Hause1%
Silvio37%
Edwards3%
Saiss3%
Weimann1%
Enobakhare2%
Graham33%
Dicko3%
Sub-Mason1%
Sub-Bodvarsson1%
Sub-Iorfa2%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites
Vital Football Comment
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Write for Vital Football

Recent Wolves Results (view all)

The Vital Football Members League